Malcolm joined Acanthus Architects LW in 2004, became an Associate in 2008 and Project Director in 2012. As a project leader with strong design and construction skills, he has worked on a variety of projects in both the public and private sectors; current work streams include infrastructure, community projects and residential.

Prior to coming to the UK, Malcolm worked in New Zealand on a mixture of commissions. These projects included residential (bespoke single homes), commercial office development and interiors, winery and production facilities, scientific and research laboratories and ferry terminals.